Track Beauty of the Week: Jo Ankier

Jo Ankier is this week’s track beauty!

The British distance runner has personal bests of 4:19.90 in the 1500m run and 9:43.88 in the 3000m steeplechase, her best event. At her prime in 2005-2006, Ankier qualified for the finals of the 3000m steeplechase in the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth. the 28-year old Briton also placed a respectable 11th in the 2005 World Athletics Final.

Photos from thejc.com, Runnerspace, Zimbio, letsrun.com, isporty_com’s Flickr

Ankier has moved to Los Angeles, as she retired from competitive athletics. The Briton is steadily making a name for herself as a TV presenter.

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